UK retailer Tesco has opened its first zero-carbon store in Ireland as part of its plans to become a zero-carbon business by 2050.
UK-based smart energy management company AlertMe is moving into the US market thanks to a partnership with DIY retailer Lowe’s.
The Carbon Trust, the UK government-backed agency, is today launching the online ‘Empower’ tool that could help employees save their organisations up to £500 million in energy costs.
The US Department of Energy’s weatherization scheme, which struggled to get off the ground, has now achieved its target of improving 600,000 low-income homes three months ahead of schedule.
Energy efficient lighting could save UK businesses and public sector organisations up to £700 million a year, according to the Carbon Trust.
The UK government yesterday announced a £200 million boost for its flagship Green Deal home efficiency scheme, following the publication of its consultation on the plans.
The 25-year-old lights on London’s iconic Tower Bridge are to be replaced a new energy efficient system after the plans were given final planning and listed building consent this week.
China is to phase out energy inefficient incandescent light bulbs over the next five years, according to media reports.
UK small businesses are missing out on potential savings of up to £7.7 billion by not investing in energy efficiency measures, according to energy company E.ON.